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Workshops and Masterclasses for Adults

Our workshop program for adults runs year-round and includes one-day and two-day weekend workshops or masterclasses. Occasionally, we run specialised workshops at other times throughout the year and workshops with special guest tutors. We carefully curate workshops for beginners and intermediate artists so there’s something for all experience levels.

Our workshop program is updated regularly so visit this page or sign up to our mailing list to stay up to date with what’s on offer.

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Oil Painting for Beginners Masterclass with Marie Mansfield

Oil Painting for Beginners Masterclass with Marie Mansfield

This workshop is suitable for beginners who will gain confidence in painting with oils from Marie Mansfield, winner of the 2021 Portia Geach Memorial Award. Over this 2 day intensive workshop, using the still life as your subject you will learn to paint with oil paints through a range of exercises designed to teach you the fundamentals of working with this medium. Students will learn to observe light, tone and proportion to bring a sense of reality and atmosphere to their... [More]
$450 Limited inc GST
Oil Painting for Beginners Masterclass with Marie Mansfield

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<p>This workshop is suitable for beginners who will gain confidence in painting with oils from Marie Mansfield, winner of the 2021 Portia Geach

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Acrylic Painting | Beyond Drawing |  Mellissa Read-Devine

Acrylic Painting | Beyond Drawing | Mellissa Read-Devine

Do you love to draw but would like to explore painting at the same time? Acrylics are a very forgiving medium and are easily used with charcoal, and other drawing media. Work from a still life set up by your tutor, or bring you own subject matter / photos Is this course right for me? Beginners to intermediate. Materials You may like to set up your own still life or use reference photographs that you might like to paint. Watercolour or printmaking paper taped to board. (no lighter... [More]
$190 Limited inc GST
Acrylic Painting | Beyond Drawing | Mellissa Read-Devine

<p>{image name:“Hero_beyond drawing”}</p><p>Do you love to draw but would like to explore painting at the same time? Acrylics are a very forgiving medium and are easily used with charcoal, and other

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Painting Flowers from Life | Oil Painting with Jackson Davies

Painting Flowers from Life | Oil Painting with Jackson Davies

In this workshop, you will learn to paint a bunch of flowers from life by demonstrating alla prima painting techniques. Alla prima refers to a direct painting approach where paint is applied wet on wet without letting earlier layers dry. Jackson will bring fresh flowers on the day for this lighthearted and stress-free workshop that will encourage you to hone your painting skills and challenge you to see what you can produce in a single painting session. What to expect To start the... [More]
$190 Limited inc GST
Painting Flowers from Life | Oil Painting with Jackson Davies

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<p>In this workshop, you will learn to paint a bunch of flowers from life by demonstrating alla prima painting techniques. Alla

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Portrait Painting Made Easy | Watercolours with Susie Murphie

Portrait Painting Made Easy | Watercolours with Susie Murphie

Course overview A class for watercolour painters who would love to learn how to paint portraits from photographs, simply. In Susie’s classes, you will learn how to keep watercolours transparent and beautiful. This method will give you the essential techniques to tackle all sorts of subjects with confidence. Students will work from reference photos so please bring along your favourite photos or use Susie’s reference material. Is this course right for me? While all levels of artists... [More]
$190 Limited inc GST
Portrait Painting Made Easy | Watercolours with Susie Murphie

<p>{image name:“watercolour-portraits-made-easy”}</p><h2 id="Courseoverview">Course overview</h2><p>A class for watercolour painters who would love to learn how to paint portraits from photographs,

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Wood Engraving |  Basics and Beyond | Mellissa Read-Devine

Wood Engraving | Basics and Beyond | Mellissa Read-Devine

Learn how to do printmaking by hand, using engraved blocks In this workshop, we will take you through a meditative process using fine engraving tools on a wood substitute; this process goes back to the fifteenth century and is a beautiful medium for illustration, artwork, cards and bookplates. Using the tutor’s tools, learn how to use the blocks, inks, papers and tools. Activities: Design, transferring your image to the block, carving, and printing a small edition without a press.... [More]
$190 Limited inc GST
Wood Engraving | Basics and Beyond | Mellissa Read-Devine

<p>{image name:“Hero_wood engraving”}</p><p>Learn how to do printmaking by hand, using engraved blocks</p><p>In this workshop, we will take you through a meditative process using fine engraving tools

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Drawing with Confidence for Watercolour Painting with Susie Murphie

Drawing with Confidence for Watercolour Painting with Susie Murphie

Course overview In this fun and fast-paced class you’ll be shown tips, tricks and secrets of drawing for watercolours with popular tutor Susie Murphie. Learn to draw with confidence so that you can tackle any subject to then paint in watercolours. You’ll be given the basic skills and simple steps for making the process easy. You just have to give enough information so you can then come in with paint and finish the drawing with your brush. The session will include a mix of drawing... [More]
$190 Limited inc GST
Drawing with Confidence for Watercolour Painting with Susie Murphie

<h3 id="Courseoverview">Course overview</h3><p>In this fun and fast-paced class you’ll be shown tips, tricks and secrets of drawing for watercolours with popular tutor Susie Murphie. Learn to draw

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Working With Watercolour | Tanya Baily | Colour and Composition

Working With Watercolour | Tanya Baily | Colour and Composition

Course Overview Working with Watercolour is a monthly series of related weekend workshops that will expand your skills and understanding of watercolour painting and will challenge you to discover and experiment with the full expressive qualities of this elusive and magical fine art medium. This is one of a series of six workshops by Tanya Baily in 2022 1. Wet-in-Wet 2. Descriptive Brush Techniques 3. All About Colour 4. Plein Air and the Sketch 5. Colour and Composition 6.... [More]
$190 Limited inc GST
Working With Watercolour | Tanya Baily | Colour and Composition

<p>{image name:“tanyabaily_hero_watercolour5”}</p><h3 id="CourseOverview">Course Overview</h3><p>Working with Watercolour is a monthly series of related weekend workshops that will expand your skills

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Expressive Animal Painting with Tannya Harricks

Expressive Animal Painting with Tannya Harricks

Dogs are a regular subject in Tannya Harricks' work and she was commissioned by Walker Books to paint the illustrations for picture books Dingo (2018) and Kookaburra (2020). In this workshop explore your favourite animal subject in a loose and expressive way. Bring your own dog/animal/pet reference and sketches to paint from and have fun exploring different approaches and techniques to help loosen up and develop your individual approach to painting. Is this course right for me? The... [More]
$190 Limited inc GST
Expressive Animal Painting with Tannya Harricks

<p>{image name:“Paint_expressive_animals_Tannya_Harricks_Hero”}</p><p>Dogs are a regular subject in Tannya Harricks' work and she was commissioned by Walker Books to paint the illustrations for

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Watercolour Bootcamp with Susie Murphie

Watercolour Bootcamp with Susie Murphie

This Bootcamp will make a big difference to your watercolour painting skills and confidence. Susie will address common mistakes in watercolour painting and how to avoid or fix them.   She will teach you how to control your tone, mix colours with subtlety and the correct way to apply paint. She will also cover basic and effective drawing. By the end of the workshop, you will be confident in applying the paint, so it always looks beautiful and transparent. Susie is well-known for... [More]
$190 Limited inc GST
Watercolour Bootcamp with Susie Murphie

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<p>This Bootcamp will make a big difference to your watercolour painting skills and confidence. Susie will address common mistakes in

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

Working With Watercolour | Tanya Baily | Expressive Watercolours

Working With Watercolour | Tanya Baily | Expressive Watercolours

Course Overview Working with Watercolour is a monthly series of related weekend workshops that will expand your skills and understanding of watercolour painting and will challenge you to discover and experiment with the full expressive qualities of this elusive and magical fine art medium. This is one of a series of six workshops by Tanya Baily in 2022 1. Wet-in-Wet 2. Descriptive Brush Techniques 3. All About Colour 4. Plein Air and the Sketch 5. Colour and Composition 6.... [More]
$190 Limited inc GST
Working With Watercolour | Tanya Baily | Expressive Watercolours

<p>{image name:“tanyabaily_hero_watercolour6_expressive”}</p><h3 id="CourseOverview">Course Overview</h3><p>Working with Watercolour is a monthly series of related weekend workshops that will expand

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If there isn't a class to suit you, please the waiting list.

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